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Specimen Record

ContinentNorth America
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceMichigan
County/ParishIron
Locality1 Mi. S Of Crystal Falls
Latitude46.07945155272503
Longitude-88.33523506378152
Institution CodeMsu
Collection CodeMr
Catalog NumberMr.7582
Collected ByJohn Ozoga
Date Collected1962-07-09

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The Michigan State University Museum (MSU) Mammal Research Collection includes more than 39,500 specimens, approximately 8,000 of which are from the Great Lakes region. Mexico, Chile, Argentina, and Ecuador are also well represented. The collection includes skeletons, study skins, skulls, tanned hides, frozen tissues, and fluid-preserved specimens.

The Ornithology Research Collection includes over 13,000 specimens; more than one third are from Michigan. Also well-represented are Mexico, Argentina, Colombia, Chile, and Brazil. Many of the specimens were part of the original holdings of the Michigan Agricultural College Museum, among them historically important series collected by naturalists Walter Barrows and Dillman S. Bullock. The collection includes study skins, skeletons, taxidermy mounts, eggs, nests, and fluid-preserved specimens.

The Vertebrate Paleontology Research collection includes over 4,200 specimens, approximately 90% of which are from North America. The most significant holdings are Cenozoic amphibians and reptiles from throughout North America, Permian fishes and tetrapods from Texas, and Late Pleistocene faunal remains from the Great Lakes region.

Contacts

Name Laura Abraczinskas
RoleCollections Manager
Emailabraczi1@msu.edu
Name Laura Abraczinskas
RoleCollections Manager
Emailabraczi1@msu.edu
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Taxonomy
Scientific NameZapus hudsonius hudsonius
Higher ClassficationAnimalia | Chordata | Mammalia | Rodentia | Dipodidae | Zapus
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumChordata
ClassMammalia
OrderRodentia
FamilyDipodidae
GenusZapus
Specific Epithethudsonius
Infraspecific Epithethudsonius
Taxon Ranksubspecies
Nomenclatural CodeICZN
Specimen
Catalog NumberMR.7582
Preparationsskin | skull
Sexmale
Institution CodeMSU
Collection CodeMR
Occurrence IDurn:catalog:MSU:MR:MR.7582
Basis of RecordPreservedSpecimen
Type of ResourcePhysicalObject
Collection Event
Collected ByJohn Ozoga
Collector NumberJKG4037
Date Collected1962-07-09
Year1962
Month7
Day9
Start Day of Year190
End Day of Year190
Locality
CountryUnited States
Country CodeUS
State / ProvinceMichigan
CountyIron
Higher GeographyNorth and Central America | United States | Michigan | Iron County | | | |
ContinentNorth America
Locality1 mi. S of Crystal Falls
Verbatim LocalityNorth and Central America | United States | Michigan | Iron County | 1 mi. S of Crystal Falls
Decimal Latitude46.0795
Decimal Longitude-88.3351
Georeference ProtocolVertNet Georeferencing Guidelines
Coordinate Uncertainty In Meters3277
Geodetic DatumNAD27
Other
Languageen
Modified2015-04-09
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